Welcome, Kolmar Coyotes!
Leaf Raking Update:
Thank you to all the Kolmar families who came out this past weekend for the D123 community leaf-raking event. The event was a huge success and together with the other schools, we were able to help over 90 seniors and veterans in the community!
There will be no school Monday, November 20th, through Friday, November 24th for Thanksgiving Break. School will resume at 8:30 am on Monday, November 27th. Enjoy the extra time with your families!
Winter Craft Night:
Kolmar PTA will be hosting a Family Winter Craft Night on Friday, December 1st at 6:00 p.m.
Our next PTA meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, December 5th at 7pm in the staff room.
Late Start (Dec):
There is a district-wide late start Wednesday, December 6th. School will begin at 9:30 a.m. for children in K-5. Morning EC/BEL/PFA students will be in session from 9:45-11:45 a.m. EC/BEL/PFA afternoon sessions will run from 12:45-2:45 p.m.
The Parent University Session: “How to Hold Positive Dinner Time Conversation and Why it’s Important” will be held on Thursday, December 7th at OLHMS at 6:30 p.m. Mr. Joe Macchia – Director of Technology & Communication and Mr. David Creech – Kolmar Principal will facilitate the session. Everyone is welcome!
Feed 6 at OLHMS:
On Saturday, December 16th, Oak Lawn Hometown Middle School will be hosting its 5th annual Feed 6 Meal Packaging Event; this will take place in the OLHMS gymnasium. Participants can choose from the 9:00-11:00a.m. shift or 11:30-1:30p.m. On this day, students, teachers, and the community will come together to package fortified meals to be delivered to local food pantries. All participants must raise a minimum of $30 to help cover the costs of the food, materials, and delivery. This 2-hour event meets the required community service hours for OLHMS students. All money is due by Friday, December 1st.
We are encouraging all of our Kolmar students and staff to wear their Kolmar Spirit-Wear or school colors every Friday!